LAKELAND - Mrs. Marie Cerra passed away on July 17, 2013, after a battle with caner.
Marie was born in Aalen Germany on November 9, 1936. While living in Elyria, Ohio she was employed by Worthington Ball and Elyria Manufacturing.
In 1988 Marie and her husband moved to Lakeland, Florida for retirement. She loved to spend time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She also loved the beach, gardening and traveling. She was a member of Church of the Resurrection.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Alois and Liesel Bieg.
She is survived by her husband of 56 years Sam Cerra, brother Horst Bieg, sister-in-law Christel Bieg, Aunt Mina Nardi, son Jack Cerra, daughter-in-law Glenda Cerra, daughter Heidi Braddock, son-in-law Max Braddock, son Tony Cerra, daughter-in-law Molly Cerra, son Sam Cerra and daughter-in-law, Debby Cerra, 12 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.
Services are Tuesday July 23, 2013 at 10:30 am at Chuch of the Resurrection on Old Highway 37, Lakeland, Florida 33813.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Hospice through Chapters Health 12470 Telecom Drive, Temple Terrace, FL 33637.